It has been a while since my last portrait photo shooting… I have been using the wonderful Soviet lense Helios-44M since a couple of years now and I have learned to use and appreciate its features. Such as its “swirl” bokeh and lense flares. But when a Facebook friend has recommended me another retro lense recently, I knew I have to try it as well. This is Super-Takumar 55mm F1.8, which is also famous for its bokeh and especially its […]
Yes, this is a video week… :) Check out my video about the hiking trip to Futagoyama – a little rocky peak in Saitama. In general, do subscribe to my YouTube channel! There are lots of watchable travel videos. Also upcoming is a really nice video about Hanami (cherry blossom viewing).
Well… I do not need to explain you that it is difficult nowadays to shoot people. Literally and in a photographically figurative way :). Time to crawl back, insulate yourself from the world and finalize long-term film projects. Like this one about Kazakhstan. This travel film will air next week on my YouTube channel, so, all those who want travel virtually, stay tuned.
Kids are wonderful, aren’t they? This was a great location – Japan Open Air Folk House Museum in Kawasaki. With many old Japanese farm houses in red and yellow autumn leaves ambience. Very nice location for a family photo shoot, right? If there were not an energetic child… What do you think: Did this photo shoot fail? :D